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Hamilton, ON • Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra: Russian Celebrations

  • FirstOntario Concert Hall 1 Summers Lane Hamilton, ON, L8P 4Y2 Canada (map)

Music Director Gemma New kicks off the 17-18 Season with electrifying Russian classics. Canadian violinist and Los Angeles Philharmonic Concertmaster Martin Chalifour makes his Hamilton solo debut in a performance of Tchaikovsky’s virtuosic yet graceful Violin Concerto, while colourful and energetic works by Rimsky-Korsakov and Borodin round out the program. The suite from Stravinsky’s breakthrough ballet The Firebird ends this concert with a bang as your HPO brings this dazzling and colourful score to life.